IPPSA 28th Annual Conference. November 13-15, 2022. The Fairmont Banff Springs, Banff, Alberta

Carlos Batlle

Carlos Batlle

Research Scholar
MIT Energy Initiative

Prof. Carlos Batlle joined the MIT in 2011, where as part of the Electric Power Systems Low-Carbon Energy Center of the MIT Energy Initiative, he has been leading research projects, supervising PhD and master dissertations. He teaches the course entitled “Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector”.

He is part-time Professor of the Florence School of Regulation (FSR), an institution under the aegis of the European University in Florence, where he is member of the Training Program for European Energy Regulators and (among other courses) Director of the FSR Annual Training on the Regulation of Energy Utilities.

He is also Associate Professor at Comillas Pontifical University in Madrid, where he teaches Energy Economics and Electric Power Systems Regulation.
He is member of the Advisory Academic Panel of Ofgem, the UK energy National Regulatory Authority, and also the Alternative Energy Markets Advisory Panel of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BIES) of the UK Government.

He has worked and lectured extensively on electric power systems regulation, with special focus on markets and end-user rate design. He has also a vast experience on the operation, planning, and risk management modeling of electricity generation. He has rendered consulting services for governments, international institutions, industrial associations, and utilities in over 30 countries.